Restlessness: A Savvy Poem



Never mind all the rest;

never mind the endless tests or   the   race  to  be  best ………

or the boys who were

nothing –

nothing more than the rest –

just pests!

She wanted nothing, nothing more, and

nothing less, than a place, a place for a             rest;

her very own –


And now, now she’s nested, her foot taps and her lids twitch, and she  f  l  i  c  k e r s …


Copyright owned by Jay Cool, May 2019

Please read another (or all) of Jay Cool’s poems!

Start with: Vagabond.

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